[tey-kuh n-dah-muh, tey-] /ˈteɪ kənˈdɑ mə, ˌteɪ-/
a waterfall in central Colombia, on the Bogota River, SW of Bogota. 515 feet (157 meters) high.
noun 1. a strong liquor from Mexico, distilled from fermented mash of an agave. 2. the plant itself, Agave tequilana. noun 1. a spirit that is distilled in Mexico from an agave plant and forms the basis of many mixed drinks 2. the plant, Agave tequilana, from which this drink is made
adverb 1. (in prescriptions) three times. 1. a combining form meaning “thrice,” used in the formation of compound words: tercentennial. 1. (in prescriptions) rub. 1. terrace. 2. territorial. 3. territory. combining form 1. three, third, or three times: tercentenary Ter. 1. terrace 2. territory
1. a combining form used in the names of units of measure equal to one trillion of a given base unit: terahertz. 2. Computers. a combining form of like function with the value 2 40 (=1,099,511,627,766). Abbreviation: T. prefix 1. denoting 1012: terameter 2. Also tebi-. denoting 240: terabyte tera- pref. One trillion (1012): terahertz. […]
noun, Computers. 1. 2 40 (1,099,511,627,776) bytes; 1024 gigabytes. 2. (loosely) 10 12 or one trillion (1,000,000,000,000) bytes; 1000 gigabytes. Symbol: TB, TByte. noun 1. (computing) 1012 or 240 bytes terabyte (těr’ə-bīt’) A unit of computer memory or data storage capacity equal to 1,024 gigabytes (240 bytes). One trillion bytes. See Note at megabyte. unit […]